Prairie dogs issue different sounds identifying various predators, which include hawks, owls, eagles, ravens, coyotes, badgers, ferrets and snakes.
Prairie dogs live in "towns" which are divided into neighborhoods called "wards." Within these wards are family burrows known as "coteries."
Prairie and grassland
Grasses, sedges, forbs, roots, seeds and insects
Western United States, Canada and Mexico
Adults / Teens: $8.75
Ages 2 - 12: $5.75
Ages 1 & Under: FREE
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